Dr. Brooke Sunstrum was born and raised in Lamoni, IA, and graduated valedictorian from Lamoni High School. Dr. Sunstrum attended Des Moines Area Community College and earned her Dental Assisting Certificate. She attended the University of Iowa for the remainder of her undergraduate education. Dr. Sunstrum completed her dental training at the University of Iowa, where she was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society upon graduation.
Dr. Sunstrum then completed an oral and maxillofacial internship at The University of Iowa College of Dentistry. She completed her post-graduate residency training in oral and maxillofacial surgery at The University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN. During her residency, Dr. Sunstrum was active in research and published on the topic of postoperative pain management.
Dr. Sunstrum is board certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Her professional affiliations include the American Dental Association, the Iowa Dental Association, the Des Moines District Dental Society, and the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
Dr. Sunstrum and her husband, Andy, live in Clive. They enjoy bike riding, reading, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.